Sunset Glow of the Lamp, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

坐鋪八景 あんたうの夕照

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #129; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.5.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 219

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 21.1 cm (11 1/4 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4413

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, without signature and seal of Kyosen, but with Harunobu signature added.
MFA impressions: 11.20212 (third state), 21.4413 (second state)

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection